Co-Founder, Chief Investment Officer and Executive VP
Mr. Nicholas R. Smith serves as the Executive Vice President Chief Investment Officer of First Potomac Realty Trust. He is one of the founders of the Company and has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer since the founding of our predecessor in 1997. He has over 25 years of experience in commercial real estate in the Washington D.C. area including seven years with Donatelli Development Inc. and DK Management. Prior to joining DDI Mr. Smith was with Garrett Smith Inc. a real estate investment and development firm based in Mclean Virginia and Transwestern a Washington D.C.based commercial real estate brokerage and property management firm
Age: 49 Founder Since 1997Smith received his Bachelor of Arts degree from The Catholic University of America. He currently serves on the Council of Advisors for the University of Maryland?s School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation Graduate Programs in Real Estate and is a member of the Board of Directors of the Choral Arts Society of Washington. He is also a member of NAIOP, the Urban Land Institute and NAREIT.